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Jeep will keep Cherokee's 'spot on' shape, styling

11 hours 57 min ago
The popular Jeep Cherokee departed from the brand's traditional boxy styling, and Jeep strategists plan to keep the polarizing look when the midsize SUV is freshened in mid-2016.

How Infiniti climbed quality chart

11 hours 57 min ago
The entire auto industry got a little bit better on quality this year, but few brands jumped in the rankings of a closely watched survey the way Infiniti did.

Ferrari's value to exceed $11 billion in IPO, Marchionne says

3 July, 2015 - 21:04
Fiat Chrysler's CEO expects the company's Ferrari supercar unit to be valued "at least" at $11 billion in an initial public offering scheduled for year end.

Cuba orders 719 cars from China's BYD for tourist rentals

3 July, 2015 - 18:14
The Cuban government ordered 719 cars from China's BYD Co. which it will rent out to tourists in a deal that is a bright spot for Chinese automakers facing a weak export market.

Honda to make English official language by 2020

3 July, 2015 - 13:57
Former Honda Motor Co. CEO Takanobu Ito famously said five years ago that it was 'stupid' to make English the official work language of a Japanese company. Now that he's left the building, however, Japan's No.

Japanese cement comeback in China as Toyota posts record sales

3 July, 2015 - 10:19
Japanese automakers sold a record number of cars in China in the first six months of the year, cementing a comeback from anti-Japanese protests in 2012.

NASCAR, sponsors cool on Confederate flag, but fans still fly it

3 July, 2015 - 07:01
NASCAR's move to get rid of the controversial Confederate flag after the murder of 9 black worshippers in South Carolina comes as the racing circuit and track owners court major new corporate sponsors such as GM, Toyota and Microsoft.

Toyota finds airbags are in demand on world's deadliest roads

3 July, 2015 - 07:01
For many years, carmakers have been loath to make airbags standard on models in India, worried that higher costs will hurt sales. But Toyota has found that customers don't mind paying more for safety on the world's deadliest roads.

Art Moran, longtime Detroit-area dealer, dies at 89

3 July, 2015 - 01:45
Art Moran, a longtime dealer in suburban Detroit, died Wednesday. He was 89.

Ford recalls 432,096 vehicles for faulty body control module

2 July, 2015 - 23:00
Ford is recalling 432,096 Focuses, C-Maxes and Escapes, including some 2015 models, for faulty body control modules.

Truck, luxury car demand drive record June sales in Canada

2 July, 2015 - 20:38
A healthy appetite for trucks and luxury cars pushed auto sales in Canada to a record high for June, according to data released on Thursday.

GM, Fiat Chrysler see June sales rise in Canada

2 July, 2015 - 20:38
TORONTO (Reuters) -- June auto sales in Canada advanced at General Motors and Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, bolstered by healthy demand for pickup trucks.

FCA outsells Ford on retail side for first time? Not so fast

2 July, 2015 - 20:30
June wasn't the first month that Fiat Chrysler outsold its bigger rival Ford on a retail basis in the U.S.

Legendary car designer Giugiaro quits company that bears his name

2 July, 2015 - 19:42
Legendary car designer Giorgetto Giugiaro, whose work includes the original VW Golf and first Fiat Panda, has resigned from Italdesign Giugiaro, the styling and engineering company he founded in 1968.

AutoNation's 9% June sales increase outpaces industry

2 July, 2015 - 17:12
AutoNation said today its U.S. new-vehicle sales rose 9 percent in June from a year earlier to 27,862, making it the retailer's best June since 2005.

Hellcats star in new Dodge image campaign

2 July, 2015 - 17:07
Dodge is launching an ad campaign this weekend starring the Hellcat trims of the Challenger and Charger, along with the Viper GTS.

Toyota prices 'Model AA' shares at top range

2 July, 2015 - 16:50
Toyota set the price for its "Model AA" class shares at the top of its range, as retail investors flocked to the $4 billion issue the world's biggest automaker hopes will secure its longer-term shareholders.

Tesla vehicle sales rise 52% in Q2

2 July, 2015 - 14:54
Tesla Motors beat its car-sales forecast for the second consecutive quarter with a 52 percent surge in the three months through June.

BMW begins tests of fuel-cell car developed with Toyota

2 July, 2015 - 13:45
BMW will test a vehicle powered by hydrogen fuel cells -- developed with Toyota -- for the first time on public roads this month as the German automaker looks to expand clean-car offerings after rolling out the battery-powered i3 in 2013.

NHTSA sees FCA penalties over recall, safety shortcomings

2 July, 2015 - 11:14
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is expected to face penalties by NHTSA for violating auto safety laws over its handling of recalls under federal scrutiny.

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